Astronomy, Black Holes
12 Jan , 2018 by Matt Williams
Thanks to a recent study by an international team of researchers, scientists now know why rapidly-spinning black holes blast out jets of charged particles.
Astronomy, Star Formation
2 Jan , 2018 by Matt Williams
A new study by a team of international astronomers has provided the first direct evidence that supermassive black holes affect star formation in their galaxies.
23 Dec , 2017 by Matt Williams
Looking to the center of our galaxy, astronomers noted the presence of a mysterious filament extending from the supermassive black hole located there.
8 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
A team of Chinese astronomers has just discovered two new hypervelocity stars, a rare type of star that is still a mystery to astronomers
Astronomy, Black Holes, milky way
5 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
A team of researchers from japan have found evidence of another massive black hole near the center of the Milky Way Galaxy
Astronomy, Black Holes, Weekly Space Hangout
11 Aug , 2017 by Matt Williams
A team of European astronomers accurately measured the orbit of a star around the supermassive black hole at the center of our Milky way, thus confirming predictions made by Einstein’s theory of General Relativity.
Black Holes, News, Radio Astronomy, Science
22 Feb , 2017 by Evan Gough
The Event Horizon Telescope should give us our first picture of a Black Hole in the beginning of 2018.
Astronomy, milky way
14 Feb , 2017 by Matt Williams
Using the initial data released by the Gaia observatory, a team of Canadian astrophysicists have produced refined estimates on the distance between our Sun and the center of the galaxy.
28 Nov , 2016 by Matt Williams
For decades, astronomers have believed that a supermassive black hole exists at the center of our galaxy. And ongoing research has shown that it is not alone!
Astronomy, Guide to Space
8 Nov , 2016 by Matt Williams
The center of large galaxies are active places, where supermassive black holes pump out an incredible amount of light and radiation!
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